Leading projects

Agile project management

This one-day programme provides a practical introduction to the concepts, techniques and practices for managing agile software delivery.

1 day

Members: £495 + VAT
Non-members: £595 + VAT

Course Location & Date
Agile project management

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Members:
£495.00 Plus vat
Non Members:
£595.00 Plus vat

Summary

This one-day programme provides a practical introduction to the concepts, techniques and practices for managing agile software delivery.

This course is an extremely hands-on course enabling you to experience tools used in agile development along with being able to practice their application in a supportive environment.

Better still – it does it in an agile way and only takes a day out of your life to experience it and enhance your capabilities and understanding.

Who should attend?

This programme is suitable for anyone considering, transitioning to, or needing to become more proficient in delivering projects in an Agile way. 

How will I benefit?

After this course you will be able to:
• Understand and apply the agile principles in a project setting
• Understand the different agile roles and how they differ from traditional project management roles and responsibilities along with avoiding potential pitfalls
• Make use of User Stories to support the development of requirements and organisation of backlogs
• Make use of story point estimating techniques and confidently apply them in laying out the work required to deliver useful product through both release and iteration planning
Contributes 7 CPD hours

Key topics

• The Agile Manifesto and the 12 Principles
• Critical success factors
• The cultural change for Agile success
• Alternative Agile approaches
• Iteration concepts and the importance of Iteration ‘0’
• Roles and responsibilities in agile projects
• Documenting requirements
• Estimating techniques
• The product and iteration backlog
• Release and iteration planning
• Risk management in Agile
• Agile delivery
• Agile deployment

Mapped against UK- SPEC competencies: C and E

  1. Responsibility, management or leadership - For Incorporated and Chartered Engineers: 'Provide Technical and commercial leadership’
  2. Professional commitment - For Incorporated and Chartered Engineers: ‘Demonstrate a personal commitment to professional standards, recognising obligations to society, the profession and the environment’

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At a glance

  • Duration:
    1 day
  • CPD Hours:
    7
  • Accredited:
    no
  • UK-Spec:
    C, E

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